Srinagar: Militants Monday shot dead a BJP sarpanch and his better half in Anantnag area of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
The assailants terminated on Ghulam Rasool Dar, additionally the Kulgam area leader of the BJP’s Kisan Morcha, and his significant other Jawahara Banoo, in Anantnag town in south Kashmir, a police official said. He said the two were raced to a clinic where they capitulated to their wounds.
Dar, an occupant of Kulgam’s Redwani, was a sarpanch partnered with the BJP. He had ineffectively challenged the last year’s District Development Council races. Dar was as of now living in a leased convenience in Anantnag.
As indicated by News18, The Resistance Front (TRF) has assumed the liability for the assault. In an explanation, the TRF said the unit of Gazelle crew (TRF) did their activity. “They were among those tricksters who commended 5 August as of late and were waiting to go to fifteenth August occupiers work,” the assertion read, adding “whosoever is associated with the counter obstruction movement and sells the penances of opposition sweethearts will not be saved”.
BJP Jammu and Kashmir representative Altaf Thakur called the episode brutal and fearful. He asked the police to grab the culprits and “rebuff them harshly”.
He further said, “The assaulting and killing of honest individuals will turn into dead end. Such demonstrations mirror the dissatisfaction of assailants.”
He likewise communicated his feelings toward the lamenting families.
Jammu and Kashmir lieutenant-lead representative Manoj Sinha took to Twitter to censure the assault.
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PDP Chief and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba mufti twitted :